Tag Archives: renovations


New year, no construction

NHS students, staff looking forward to a complete school NAUGATUCK — When Naugatuck High School students head back to school on Monday they won’t have to worry about whether their…


Classroom shuffle

NHS set for next phase of project NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High School will take advantage of the coming three-day weekend to transition to the next phase of the ongoing renovate-to-new…

Naugatuck High School Principal Janice Saam, center, talks about the work being done in the pool area of Naugatuck High School during a tour of the ongoing renovations Dec. 14. From left, Burgess Rocky Vitale, Board of Education Vice Chairman Dorothy Neth-Kunin, Burgess Michael Bronko, O&G Industries Vice President Michael Brennan, O&G Industries Project Manager Joe Vetro and Tax Collector Jim Goggin listen. –LUKE MARSHALL

A work in progress

Renovations continue at NHS NAUGATUCK — As Naugatuck High School students take a break for the holidays, the $81 million renovation project at the school forges ahead. On Dec. 14…

The Naugatuck High football team will play its first game on the new turf field tonight at 7 p.m. –FILE PHOTO

Renovations continue as school year approaches

NAUGATUCK — As students prepare to head back to school next week, the renovation project at Naugatuck High School remains in full swing. Steel beams have been placed around the…

Steph Lima, 18, a senior at Naugatuck High School, writes on ‘whiteboard paint’ on a wall outside the school store. The school is testing the paint for possible use when the school is renovated and receives new wirelessly networked high-definition projectors. –RA ARCHIVE

NHS renovations more than bricks and mortar

NAUGATUCK — The $81 million renovation to Naugatuck High School, scheduled to break ground in March, will not just redo the school’s outer shell and fix the cracks in the…

An artistic rendering of what a classroom will look like at Naugatuck High School after the renovations. –CONTRIBUTED

School board approves NHS renovation plans

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck High School renovation project has taken another step towards putting a shovel in the ground. According to Superintendent John Tindall-Gibson, the Board of Education unanimously approved…

The use of “crumb rubber” as fill under a synthetic turf field, like the one at Cheshire High School pictured above, planned for Naugatuck High School has stirred a debate locally. –RA ARCHIVE

Crumb rubber for new field center of debate

NAUGATUCK — A national debate over the use of recycled tires in artificial turf fields has made its way in recent weeks to the borough. The $81 million plan to…

This artistic rendering shows the plans to renovate Naugatuck High School. –CONTRIBUTED

NHS plan clears final land use board

NAUGATUCK — The plans to renovate Naugatuck High School have cleared another hurdle. The Zoning Commission approved the planned renovations to the school last week. In addition to the Zoning…

This artistic rendering shows the plans the renovation of Naugatuck High School. –CONTRIBUTED

Renovations to NHS one step closer

NAUGATUCK — The renovations to Naugatuck High School passed another hurdle last week and came a little closer to actually beginning. After a three hour public hearing Aug. 8, the…

This artistic rendering shows the front of Naugatuck High School following the renovations. –CONTRIBUTED

Start of NHS renovations pushed back

Completion date still on track NAUGATUCK — Renovations to Naugatuck High School are scheduled to begin next March, not this November as originally planned. Soon after the borough hired O…